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Patient UK Company Profile

06:34 EST 19th December 2018 | BioPortfolio

Patient UK was first launched in 1997 by PiP (Patient Information Publications). It started as a directory of UK websites which provided information of health, disease and related issues.In December 2002, Patient UK was re-launched as a joint venture between PiP and EMIS (Egton Medical Information Systems). For the re-launch Patient UK has been extensively revised and considerably more content has been added. Our aim is to be a reliable and comprehensive source of health and disease information, mainly aimed at the UK general public, but of interest to all.PiP is a partnership between Dr Tim Kenny and Dr Beverley Kenny. They have been GPs in Tyne and Wear, England, for over 10 years and have a particular interest in writing and providing evidence based patient information. They are editors and lead authors for the content on Patient UK.
EMIS develops, supplies and supports General Practice computing systems. The company was started by family doctors and has been growing steadily for the last 20 years. It is currently the market leader, having systems installed in over 50% of practices in the UK.

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Email: hilary.cole@kbs.e-mis.co.uk


News Articles [577 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Patient centricity: Moving from a ‘nice to have’ to best practice

Patient centricity quite plainly means to put the patient at the âfront and center,â explained Rhonda Henry, vice president, site collaborations and patient centricity, PPD â though many remain con...

Infographic: 5 Stages of Patient Frustration & Satisfaction

Eliminating patient frustrations seems to be a constant battle for many hospitals and health systems. Hospitals that focus on improving patient satisfaction gain significant advantage over competitors...

The one patient that drives physicians to burnout

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Patient spotlight - Doing it for themselves

In our accompanying roundtable discussion,we hear views from a group of patients and clinicians based largely in the UK on the actions required  to advance  progress towards providing patient centr...

Patient Access Collaborates With Patient Experience

Some health systems have created entire departments dedicated to the patient experience, a recognition that the work of patient access affects overall satisfaction.

AT&T and ZOTT Team Up to Redefine the Patient Journey and Improve Patient Satisfaction

ZOTT, the new, cutting-edge patient experience solution, and AT&T, a leader in empowering the digital healthcare transformation, today announced a collaboration to further advance the patient expe...

2018 Patient Access Journey Report: 6 Patient Access Trends to Watch

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Ignoring Patient Insight Tied to Diagnostic Error

In a study of patient narratives in cases of diagnostic error, researchers found that problems related to patient-physician interactions were a major factor. Authors call for formalizing patient input...

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PubMed Articles [1915 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Patient Governance in a Patient-Powered Research Network for Adult Rheumatologic Conditions.

Patient-Powered Research Networks (PPRNs) are a unique type of patient-powered patient registry for patient-centered outcomes research requiring that stakeholder engagement play a key role in governan...

Reciprocity within patient-physician and patient-spouse/caregiver dyads: insights into patient-centered care.

To explore the reciprocal process of decisional conflict within the patient-physician dyad, and its relationship with patient general health and patient-perceived physician helpfulness. Among the subs...

Patient Perceptions Correlate Weakly With Observed Patient Involvement in Decision-making in Orthopaedic Surgery.

Shared decision-making between patients and physicians involves educating the patient, providing options, eliciting patient preferences, and reaching agreement on a decision. There are different ways ...

Assessment of isocenter alignment during CT colonography: Implications for clinical practice.

Optimization of image quality and patient radiation dose is achieved in part by positioning the patient at the isocenter of the CT gantry. The aim of this study was to establish whether there was incr...

Remote monitoring of implantable cardioverter defibrillators: Patient experiences and preferences for follow-up.

Patient satisfaction with remote patient monitoring (RPM) of implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) seems to be high, yet knowledge on long-term patient experiences is limited. The European RE...

Clinical Trials [2224 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Needs-Based Patient Education Versus Traditional Patient Education in Reducing Pre-operative Anxiety in Day Surgery

In patient education, the amount of information that is not proper with the individual patient, such as too much or too little, can increase anxiety to patient. Needs-based patient educati...

Effect of Patient-Centered Care (PCC) on Patient Satisfaction at Hospital Discharge

The purpose of this randomized clinical trial is to examine the effect of Patient-Centered Care (PCC) on a patient's level of satisfaction on discharge from an acute healthcare setting. Fi...

PAtient NOtifier Feature for Reduction of Anxiety

This study is intended to look at the effect of the SJM vibrating Patient Notifier™ system, which will warn the patient of possible failures of the implanted system, on reducing patient ...

Patient-Centered Advance Care Planning

Based on theories regarding decision-making and patient education the investigators have developed Patient-Centered Advance Care Planning (PC-ACP). This intervention is designed to improv...

Incidence of Vivax Along the Thai Burma Border

This is a continuous cohort study consisting of 200 participants (one third 6 months old to 5 years, one third 6 to 15 years old, one third ≥ 15 years old) i.e. a new patient will be re...

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